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Board of Examiners for Nursing


410 Capitol Avenue, MS #13PHONurse

P. O. Box 340308

Hartford, CT 06134-0308


Reporting a Health Care Complaint

Mandatory Reporting of Impaired Practitioners


Nursing Scope of Practice/Nursing School Questions

Phone:   860-509-7555

Licensure/Examination Information

Phone:   860-509-7603 - Menu Option 2

Fax:       860-509-8457




On-Line License Verification

Verification of Licensure to another State (RN/LPN)



Administrative/Non Licensure

Phone:   860-509-7566




   National Council State Boards of Nursing  Opioid Toolkit



Statutes and Regulations

Connecticut General Statutes Chapter 378 - Nursing (Nurse Practice Act)


Mandatory Reporters of Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation


Medical Assistant Information


Advanced Practice - Independent/Collaborative Practice



Nursing Regulations


Administrative Regulations - Public Health Code

Rules of Practice (pdf)

Medical Records (pdf)




Nursing Education Programs

Registered Nurse Programs

Registered Nurse Educational Program Statistics (pdf)

Licensed Practical Nurse Programs

Practical Nurse Educational Program Statistics (pdf)

NCLEX RN/LPN First Time Pass Rates
 - REVISED May 2021


Board Members

Patricia C. Bouffard, RN, D.N.Sc.- (RN Member, Chair)
Cynthia L Arpin, EdD, MSN, RN  - (RN Member)
Joseph M. Bierbaum (Public Member)
Jason Blando - (Public Member)
Mary E. Dietmann, EdD, APRN, ACNS-BC, CNE - (RN Member)
Lisa S. Freeman, BA - (Public Member)
Jennifer C. Long, APRN, MSN, NNP-BC - (APRN Member)
Geraldine Marrocco, Ed.D., APRN, ANP-BC, FAANP - (RN Member)
Rebecca Martinez, LPN - (LPN Member)
Gina Reiners, PhD, APRN, PMHNP, PMHCNS - (RN Member)

1 LPN Vacancy
2 Public Member Vacancies


Board Meeting Agendas and Minutes



Declaratory Rulings / Guidelines



Disciplinary Actions


Monthly Disciplinary Actions Against Licensees


Regulatory Action Reports - A listing of disciplinary actions taken against all licensed professionals and organizations.